By KNELLER, Godfrey, 1750
- Author: KNELLER, Godfrey
- Publication place: [London
- Publisher: J. Hinton at the King’s Arms in Newgate Street
- Publication date: c1750-1770]
- Physical description: Engraved portrait; text excised
- Dimensions: 155 by 100mm (6 by 4 inches).
- Inventory reference: 18172
Published by John Hinton for his ‘Universal Magazine’ (1747–1814) after a portrait by Sir Godfrey Kneller (1646–1723). Kneller was originally from Lübeck, trained in Amsterdam, possibly under Rembrandt, but settled in London 1676. He was appointed Principal Painter to William III and Mary in 1688, knighted in 1692, made baronet in 1715, and appointed Governor of the first Academy in England in 1711.
- BM K,67.205
- Wellcome (no ref number)